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Occupational Therapy

Radford University

12 months
Duration
17441 USD/year
17441 USD/year
8915 USD/year
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About

Occupational Therapy (OT) at Radford University is a health profession that focuses on enabling people with special needs to do the occupations of daily life; that is to care for themselves and their families and homes, to work or study, and to enjoy rest and play activities.

Overview

Occupational Therapy at Radford University work with people of all ages, in hospitals, schools and community agencies.

Educational requirements for practice as an occupational therapist include:

  • A graduate degree from a university program accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education;
  • Successful completion of six months of supervised fieldwork with clients;
  • Passing the national NBCOT Certification Examination for the Occupational Therapist;
  • Licensure by the state in which you wish to work.

Radford University offers a full-time, year-round Master of Occupational Therapy program that prepares individuals with bachelor’s degrees in any discipline for careers as OTs. Applications are accepted throughout the year, with a deadline of May 15. Applicants are notified about admission status by the end of May.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Anatomy and Biomechanics for Occupational Therapy
  • Occupation in Human Life
  • The Occupational Therapy Process
  • Fundamental Clinical Skills
  • Development and Performance
  • Contexts of Service Delivery
  • Clinical Inquiry
  • Psychosocial Occupational Therapy
  • Practicum in Community-Based Services
  • Fieldwork in Behavioral Health/Intellectual
  • Disabilities
  • Tools for Practice
  • Professional Seminar I
  • Research in Occupational Therapy
  • Neuroscience for Occupational Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy with Children
  • Practicum in Children’s Services
  • Occupational Therapy Leadership & Management
  • Physical Dysfunction Practice: Musculoskeletal
  • Physical Dysfunction Practice: Neurological
  • Special Topics in Adult Rehabilitation
  • Working with Older Adults

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Syllabus of university study - For transfer students, a description of each course or subject studied must be submitted accompanied by a certified English translation. An evaluation of your transfer credit cannot be made without the course descriptions.
  • For students enrolled at a U.S. college, the Transfer Eligibility Form must be completed.
  • If you have been out of school for any period of time, other than school breaks, please send a letter that explains if you have been working, attending school, etc., along with the application for admission.
  • Confidential statement of Financial Support (see required immigration documents).
  • TOEFL/IELTS - (see English Proficiency).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17441 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17441 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17441 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17441 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8915 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8915 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Radford

996 - 1628 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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